The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bridgend region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 12 14 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 1 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 2.38% 11.11% -
As % of the System Software category 50.00% 44.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 0
Average salary £33,500 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.07% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
Active Directory
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bridgend region.

System Software Category
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
2 25 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 4.76% 25.25% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 22 0
Average salary £33,500 £31,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.06% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Bridgend region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Bridgend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Bridgend region.

Active Directory Salary Trend in Bridgend

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bridgend region citing Active Directory also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Active Directory.

1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) MS Exchange
2 7 (77.78%) VMware
2 7 (77.78%) Hyper-V
3 6 (66.67%) MCP
3 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 6 (66.67%) Citrix
3 6 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (66.67%) VMware ESX
3 6 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2000
3 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (66.67%) XenApp
3 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (55.56%) Blackberry
4 5 (55.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (55.56%) Clustering
4 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 5 (55.56%) PowerShell
4 5 (55.56%) Change Control
4 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (22.22%) ITIL
5 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
5 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
6 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
6 1 (11.11%) Linux

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bridgend region citing Active Directory also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Active Directory. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (77.78%) MS Exchange
2 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2000
2 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (55.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Consultant
1 5 (55.56%) Wintel Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Change Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Support
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Wintel Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Blackberry
1 5 (55.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (55.56%) Change Control
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) MCP
1 6 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) MCSE
3 1 (11.11%) MCSA
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Hyper-V
2 6 (66.67%) XenApp
2 6 (66.67%) VMware ESX
2 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (11.11%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) VMware
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) Symantec
3 1 (11.11%) WatchGuard